William Charles McDonald



William Charles McDonald, Jr, 74, of Fayetteville, passed away peacefully on Friday, December 8, 2017, at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center. He was a loving son, husband, father, father-in-law, grandfather, brother and friend.

Charles was a 1961 graduate of Massey Hill School and a 1970 graduate of Pembroke State University. He retired in 2000 from Goodyear after 30 years of service at the age of 57. He enjoyed his retirement spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren at Oak Island.
He was preceded in death by his father William Charles McDonald, Sr.
He is survived by his mother, Frances B. McDonald; wife of 54 years, Shelby Brunson McDonald; children, Keith (Mary Pat) , Chad (JoLynn), Amy Edge (Jeffrey); grandchildren, Jake, Rachel, Chad, Nick, Melanie, Justin and Lilly; sister, Sylvia McKinney (Jim); special sisters-in-law, Jeanette Windham and Winnie Miller(Ed); numerous nieces and nephews and a special neighbor, Denise Jasienowski.
Funeral services will be held Monday, December 11, 2017 at Jernigan-Warren Chapel at 1 p.m. A private burial will be held at Lafayette Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from noon-1 p.m. prior to the service at the funeral home.